INDIANAPOLIS – Two of Ivy Tech Community College’s 14 regions are part of the renewed Tuition Reciprocity Agreement with Ohio institutions of higher education.
The new agreement means that Ivy Tech’s East Central Region, which includes the campuses of Muncie, Marion and Anderson, as well as Ivy Tech’s Whitewater Region, which includes the campuses of Richmond and Connersville, will again be able to offer Ohio students in neighboring counties in-state tuition rates. The reciprocity agreement allows Indiana and Ohio colleges to expand postsecondary opportunities across state borders while limiting the cost to taxpayers.
Students from Butler, Darke, Mercer, Preble, Shelby and Van Wert counties in Ohio are eligible for the tuition reciprocity.
In addition, students living in Adams, Allen, Blackford, Clark, Dearborn, Decatur, Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Henry, Jay, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Randolph, Ripley, Rush, Scott, Switzerland, Union, Wayne and Wells counties in Indiana will be able to receive the in-state tuition rate at eligible Ohio institutions of higher education.
The reciprocity agreement is a collaboration among the institutions to create availability of programs on either side of the state border counties without duplicating education efforts and to most efficiently use educational facilities and resources.
About Ivy Tech Community College
Ivy Tech is the state’s largest public post-secondary institution and the nation’s largest singly-accredited statewide community college system with more than 130,000 students enrolled annually. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.